NBC Universal Coordinator, Communications - NBC Sports in Stamford, Connecticut

Job Number 42609BR

Job Title Coordinator, Communications - NBC Sports

Business Segment NBC Sports Group

Sub-Business NBC Sports Group Communications

Posting Category Communications

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.

ABOUT NBC SPORTS GROUP

NBC Sports Group serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, NBCSN, Golf Channel, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBC Sports Regional Networks, NBC Sports Radio and NBC Sports Digital, which includes NBCSports.com, NBCOlympics.com, GolfChannel.com, the digital assets of the NBC Sports Regional Networks, Rotoworld, the NBC Sports Talk franchise, multiple apps, and two transactional sports businesses, GolfNow and SportsEngine. NBC Sports Group possesses an unparalleled collection of television rights agreements, partnering with some of the most prestigious sports properties in the world: the International Olympic Committee and United States Olympic Committee, the NFL, NHL, NASCAR, IndyCar, PGA TOUR, The R&A, PGA of America, Churchill Downs, Premier League, Tour de France, French Open, and many more. In 2018, NBC Sports Group presented three of the biggest sporting events in the world: Super Bowl LII, the Winter Olympics from PyeongChang, South Korea, and the FIFA World Cup on the networks of Telemundo.

Country United States

State Connecticut

City Stamford

Responsibilities

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Communications or Public Relations

  • Minimum on (1) year of experience in the public relations area, or educational focus in PR/Sports/Communications

  • Minimum one (1) year experience in the entertainment/media industryEligibility Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )

  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

  • Internship experience in Sports Information or Communications a plus

  • Interest and experience in Sports Communications a plus

  • Must be a team player, daily positive attitude essential

  • A self-starter, assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated

  • Detail-oriented, focused and organized

  • Resourceful and able to multitask and prioritize

  • Excellent written and verbal communications and interpersonal skills

  • Possess strong work ethic and be dependable

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop a plus

  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information appropriately

  • Ability to initiate projects and see them through to completion

  • Proactive in keeping abreast of industry developments and company news

Notices

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.